Dolby Digital vs. Dolby Digital Plus: Side-By-Side Comparison

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Let’s take a look at Dolby Digital vs Dolby Digital Plus starting with a side-by-side comparison of specs, some must-know facts, and the history of Dolby Digital before we delve into a full comparison.

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For all its upgrades and more audio channels, Dolby Digital Plus reigns supreme over Dolby Digital any day.

Which is better?

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Dolby Atmos is the newer and more improved version of Dolby Digital Plus, but Dolby Atmos is nowhere near as widely used as Dolby Digital Plus is today.

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Is Dolby Digital Plus better than Dolby Atmos?

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Back in 2010, Netflix became the first streamer to upgrade to Dolby Digital Plus.

What streaming service was first to use Dolby Digital Plus?

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